Record

Reference numberCLP/24/24
LevelFile
TitleLetter, from John Collins to Henry Oldenburg
Date1660
DescriptionCollins notes that [Renatus Franciscus] Slusius was mentioned in the preface of Stefano degli Angeli's treatise 'De Infinitorum Spiralium Spatiorum Mensura'. Goes onto provide extracts from this treatise and accompanying notes in English. Asks Oldenburgh [Oldenburg] to translate the extracts and send them onto Slusius.

Collins wrote the letter in English, which Oldenburg then translated into Latin.

Subject: Mathematics
LanguageLatin
English
Extent4p
FormatManuscript
Physical descriptionInk on paper
Access statusOpen
Related records in the catalogueCLP/24/24/2
CLP/24/24/1
Fellows associated with this archive
CodeNameDates
NA2898Collins; John (1625 - 1683); Mathematician1625 - 1683
NA8001Oldenburg; Henry (c1619 - 1677); scientific correspondentc1619 - 1677
NA5659Slusius; Renatus Franciscus (1622 - 1685)1622 - 1685
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